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FEB
4

Book Discussion: The Corpse Washer by Sinan Antoon

Mon, Feb 4   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Auditorium Meeting Room 2

Adults book club book discussion

Jawad is next in line in an Iraqi family of corpse washers — people who clean the bodies of the dead according to religious custom and ritual. As a young man, he rejects this profession in favor of art, entering the Baghdad Academy to try to...

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Book Discussion: The Corpse Washer by Sinan Antoon

MAR
21

Book Discussion: Lincoln In the Bardo by George Saunders

Thu, Mar 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Auditorium Meeting Room 2

Adults book club book discussion

February 1862. The Civil War is less than one year old. The fighting has begun in earnest, and the nation has begun to realize it is in for a long, bloody struggle. Meanwhile, President Lincoln’s beloved eleven-year-old son, Willie, lies...

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